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Sterling silver 'Crab' Letter Opener


A very stylish Sterling silver paper knife or letter opener, with an applied silver 'crab' to the handle, and the Astrological sign for Cancer, the body and blade with a hammered finish, and fully hallmarked with maker's marks and London marks for 1990. In a red glazed-calfskin presentation case.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 1 in. x W 12 in. x D 2 in.H 2.54 cm x W 30.48 cm x D 5.08 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
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Located in London, GB
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